TITLE

ICO slams providers over 'abuse' of medical data request process

AUTHOR(S)
NORMAN, TESSA
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Money Marketing;9/10/2015, Issue 1500, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the British Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has accused insurance providers of abusing their rights to request access to applicants' medical data. Topics discussed include the ICO accusing insurance company Legal and General of publishing false information and the reasons for some insurance companies' use of subject access requests instead of general practitioners' (GP) reports in obtaining medical information on insurance applicants.
ACCESSION #
110352568

 

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